April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Two Charged In Rape Case

Preliminary hearing set for William Bair III

NEWS EDITOR  Two individuals have been arrested in connection with the alleged rape and sexual assault of a teenage girl.  More...

Local & State

Senator Presents Proclamations To Chamber Honorees

State Sen. John H. More...

Stains Enters Plea In Drug Cases

Sentencing set for May 27

NEWS EDITOR  A trio of drug-related cases held over from last week’s call of the criminal trial list were heard on Tuesday by Fulton County Court of Common Pleas Judge Jeremiah Zook.  More...

FR Board Accepts Resignations

Addresses miscellaneous requests

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Letters

Former Property Owners Oppose Pig Farm

To The Editor:  To our McConnellsburg friends and neighbors:  For over 40 years of farming, we have enjoyed our friendships that were made in Fulton County. More...

April 13-19 Is Rural Roads Safety Week

To The Editor:  The Fulton County Farm Bureau is celebrating Rural Roads Safety Week April 13-19 by encouraging county residents to travel safely on the roads this spring.  More...

Thanks Hall Of Fame Banquet Planners

To The Editor:  Many thanks to all involved in planning the All-Sports Hall of Fame banquet. It was a great evening for the athletes and their families.   Congratulations to the six inductees.  Thanks again,  Mrs. More...

Community Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

RECREATION   Earth Day Festival An Earth Day Festival, organized by the Fulton County Library’s Teen Advisory Board, will be held at the main library Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Church News

Easter Services

Retrace the last week in the life of Jesus and end with the resurrection during Easter sunrise services at Burnt Cabins Grist Mill. Sponsored by Cowans Gap Chaplaincy.   More...

CF Acts On Personnel, Curriculum

NEWS EDITOR  The Central Fulton School Board addressed an agenda laden with personnel, curriculum and transportation issues and also held a brief discussion on how to handle a proposed coaching resignation.  More...

Dems Rally At Spring Banquet

Voters to turn out for May primary

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Obituaries

Community Leader K.G. Richards Dies

McConnellsburg, 92

Kenneth George Richards, 92, McConnellsburg, died peacefully April 10, 2014, at Fulton County Medical Center.  More...

Eugene R. Clippinger Robertdsale, 80

Eugene R. More...

Howard Smith Jr. Wolcott, N. Y., 87

Howard Smith Jr., 87, Wolcott, N.Y., died Monday, March 24, 2014, at Newark Wayne Community Hospital.  He was born October 16, 1926, in Clearville, Pa., in the Mann Township, a son to the late Howard and Elizabeth Crawford Smith.  He retir More...

From Days Gone By

FROM DAYS GONE BY

20 Years Ago  From The Files of April 14, 1994  ’94   More...

Correspondents' Notes

Our Town

Birthday wishes to Anita Bishop, April 6; Denise Sebring, April 5; Roger Skvarka, 70 years on April 19; Margaret Horton, April 11; Ellie and Averie  Harr, 8 on  April 5; Tim  Gress, April  More...

Hustontown

We have been enjoying some nice spring weather, but according to weather reports, that is going to change with rain starting on Tuesday.  Visitors in the home of Kate Berkstresser were June Bennett, who spent Friday and Saturday. More...

Sports

High School Sports

Boys Track   McConnellsburg 90,  West Branch 60  McConnellsburg 82,  Everett 68  McConnellsburg 93,  Berlin 57  More...

April 14-19 “Local Government Week”

HOLLIDAYSBURG – Every one of Pennsylvania’s 12.7 million residents rely upon them daily. More...

Path Valley Speedway News

Path Valley Speedway offered up an early season special for the fans in attendance Saturday night, a night of racing action packed with eight divisions.  More...